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10-day cleanliness drive to begin across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa from tomorrow

January 24, 2021 |

A special ten-day cleanliness drive will begin across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa from tomorrow (Monday). The drive is aimed to create awareness amongst masses about making and keeping their surroundings clean. Under the drive, garbage will be collected from settled and partially settled areas and it will be dumped at designated sites. The Local Government Department has […]

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First ever tourists’ helpline 1422 launched in KP

January 24, 2021 |

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Tourism Authority has launched its first ever tourists’ helpline 1422 for acquiring information about tourist sites. The helpline titled ‘Tourist Facilitation Hub’ is being run on a test basis at the moment. The helpline will help tourists to find tourist spots, weather updates, nearby attractions, available utilities at the tourist sites, traffic information […]

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International Day of Education observed

January 24, 2021 |

International Day of Education was observed today [24 January], to create awareness about the role of education for peace and development. This year’s theme of the day is ‘Recover and Revitalize Education for the COVID-19 Generation’. The UN Secretary-General António Guterres in his message on the occasion stressed the need to do far more to […]

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Public office holders cannot evade accountability: Fawad

January 24, 2021 |

Minister for Science and Technology Chaudhry Fawad Hussain has said public office holders cannot evade accountability. In a series of tweets, the federal minister said no officer or chief minister can evade the government inquiry under article 149 and other clauses. Criticizing the opposition, he tweeted that the Opposition has no strategy or plan, as […]

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Govt to take freight trains business up to Rs36bn per annum: Swati

January 23, 2021 |

Minister for Railways Azam Khan Swati has said that the government has set a target to take freight trains business up to 36 billion rupees per annum. Talking to media in Lahore today (Saturday), he said Pakistan Railway needs to be run on the business pattern if we want development of this organization. He said […]

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Firdous terms youth vital for country’s economy

January 23, 2021 |

Punjab Chief Minister’s Special Assistant Firdous Ashiq Awan says government’s policies are aimed at providing equal opportunities of development for all cities. Addressing a press conference in Jehlum today (Saturday), she criticised previous government for investing too much in their home city while other small cities remained deprived of any development project. She said empowering […]

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Punjab govt to launch crackdown on hate literature, speech

January 23, 2021 |

The Interior Ministry and the Punjab government has decided to jointly launch crackdown on those involved in publishing and distribution of religious hate literature in the province. The decision was taken at the meeting among Federal Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmad, Minister for Religious Affairs Dr. Noor-ul-Haq Qadri and Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar […]

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SNGPL decides to resume gas supply to CNG stations for 12 hours

January 23, 2021 |

Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited has decided to resume gas supply to CNG stations for 12 hours. According to official spokesperson, gas supply to CNG sector will remain open on Sunday from 6am to 6pm. The decision was taken in view of improvement in current gas ‘demand and supply’ situation.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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Board of directors meeting Rescheduled of Sana Industries Limited

January 22, 2021 |

Karachi, Sana Industries Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on January 22, 2021 at Karachi, to discuss and approve the increases in the authorized capital of the Company and to discuss and approve the investment in an associated Company for declaration of any entitlement has […]

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Board of directors meeting of Nimir Resins Limited

January 22, 2021 |

Karachi, Nimir Resins Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on January 28, 2021 at Lahore. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the Half Yearly Accounts for the period ended December 31, 2020.   Further, the company has declared the closed period from January […]

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Board of directors meeting of Faran Sugar Mills Limited

January 22, 2021 |

Karachi, Faran Sugar Mills Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on January 28, 2021 at Karachi. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the Quarterly Accounts for the period ended December 31, 2020.   Further, the company has declared the closed period from January […]

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Board of directors meeting of Mirpurkhas Sugar Mills Limited

January 22, 2021 |

Karachi, Mirpurkhas Sugar Mills Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on January 28, 2021 at Karachi. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the Quarterly Accounts for the period ended December 31, 2020.   Further, the company has declared the closed period from January […]

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